RedHat: RHSA-2019-3898:01 Moderate: libcomps security update

    Date18 Nov 2019
    CategoryRed Hat
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    An update for libcomps is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Extras. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
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                       Red Hat Security Advisory
    
    Synopsis:          Moderate: libcomps security update
    Advisory ID:       RHSA-2019:3898-01
    Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras
    Advisory URL:      https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3898
    Issue date:        2019-11-18
    CVE Names:         CVE-2019-3817 
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    1. Summary:
    
    An update for libcomps is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
    Extras.
    
    Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
    of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
    gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from
    the CVE link(s) in the References section.
    
    2. Relevant releases/architectures:
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Extras - noarch, ppc64le, s390x, x86_64
    
    3. Description:
    
    Libcomps is library for structure-like manipulation with content of comps
    XML files. Supports read/write XML file, structure(s) modification.
    
    Security Fix(es):
    
    * libcomps: use after free when merging two objmrtrees (CVE-2019-3817)
    
    For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
    score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE
    page(s) listed in the References section.
    
    4. Solution:
    
    For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
    described in this advisory, refer to:
    
    https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258
    
    5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
    
    1668005 - CVE-2019-3817 libcomps: use after free when merging two objmrtrees
    
    6. Package List:
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Extras:
    
    Source:
    libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.src.rpm
    
    noarch:
    libcomps-doc-0.1.8-13.el7.noarch.rpm
    python-libcomps-doc-0.1.8-13.el7.noarch.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    libcomps-debuginfo-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    libcomps-devel-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    python2-libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Extras:
    
    Source:
    libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.src.rpm
    
    noarch:
    libcomps-doc-0.1.8-13.el7.noarch.rpm
    python-libcomps-doc-0.1.8-13.el7.noarch.rpm
    
    ppc64le:
    libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.ppc64le.rpm
    libcomps-debuginfo-0.1.8-13.el7.ppc64le.rpm
    libcomps-devel-0.1.8-13.el7.ppc64le.rpm
    python2-libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.ppc64le.rpm
    
    s390x:
    libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.s390x.rpm
    libcomps-debuginfo-0.1.8-13.el7.s390x.rpm
    libcomps-devel-0.1.8-13.el7.s390x.rpm
    python2-libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.s390x.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    libcomps-debuginfo-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    libcomps-devel-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    python2-libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Extras:
    
    Source:
    libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.src.rpm
    
    noarch:
    libcomps-doc-0.1.8-13.el7.noarch.rpm
    python-libcomps-doc-0.1.8-13.el7.noarch.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    libcomps-debuginfo-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    libcomps-devel-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    python2-libcomps-0.1.8-13.el7.x86_64.rpm
    
    These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
    details on how to verify the signature are available from
    https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/
    
    7. References:
    
    https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-3817
    https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate
    
    8. Contact:
    
    The Red Hat security contact is . More contact
    details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
    
    Copyright 2019 Red Hat, Inc.
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